Maria Mendes

Collaborative Family Lawyers of London & Middlesex

127 King Street
London, Ontario N6A 1C3
Office Phone: 519-438-0808
Member since 2007
Membership Type: IACP



I have been practicing family law for over 25 years. I have seen the devistating impact -- financial and emotional -- that the adversarial process has on couples and their children. I am committed to helping people during these difficult times to arrive at fair solutions to their problems.

Area(s) of Practice: Collaborative Law, Estate Law, Family Law, Probate Law, Real Estate Law
License(s): Member Law Society of Upper Canada ~Notary Public ~Commissioner of Oaths

Professional Activities

Past Chair-Collaborative Family Lawyers London & Middlesex ~Member-Middlesex Family Law Association ~Board Member, Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) ~Chair-Committee of Adjustments, City of London ~Past Chair-London Police Services Board ~Past Chair-Fanshawe College Board of Governors ~Past Chair-London & Middlesex Housing Authority ~London Health Sciences Centre - Past Board Member

Undergraduate Education

1982 B.A. (Hons. Psychology) University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

Professional Education

1985 LL.B. University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada


Collaborative Family Law provides separating couples with more control, input and flexibility in the settlement of their emotional and financial issues in an environment that is respectful and with the support and legal advice of their Collaborative lawyer.